Position: Winter Caretaker Couple
Host: Knight Inlet Lodge
Location: Glendale Cove, Knight Inlet, British Columbia
Housing & transportation: provided (see below)
We are seeking a Seasonal Caretaker Couple to look after Knight Inlet Lodge, which is a privately-owned floating resort in Glendale Cove, Knight Inlet, British Columbia. The work months run from early October 2020 until the end of April 2021, although date flexibility may be required (start and finish dates). Our Caretaker position is unique in that the winter months offer a high level of solitude and seclusion while working in a remote environment with minimal interaction. The Lodge is accessible by float plane and boat only.
$2,400 per month (total, $1,200/ea.) for a couple.
Discretionary Performance Bonus Eligibility:
A discretionary performance bonus may be available during the winter months, based on General Manager and owner group assessment of the caretaker’s overall attitude and work performance.
Accommodation & Meals:
Included. (This does not include personal items, toiletries, medicines, etc.) Other than getting to Campbell River, your only living expenses while at the lodge will be personal items.
Caretaker(s) are required to develop meal and food supplies plan prior to flying into the Lodge. Fresh produce, fruit and restocking of food will be supplied at no cost every 3 weeks during the winter months.
While at the lodge, the caretakers will be housed in a self-contained room. Bedding, towels and food preparation equipment is provided.
Satellite internet access, and there is a satellite phone for emergencies.
Dates of Employment:
Actual caretaker work dates will be approximately early October through end of April. Caretakers may not have the option to leave the Lodge except for a serious emergency. In the event of an emergency, the General Manager will make all reasonable efforts to safely accommodate the Caretakers, depending on the nature of the emergency. The General Manager must approve any additional planned multi-day leave from the Lodge by the Caretaker(s) during this agreement period.
We supply transportation by float plane from Campbell River to the Lodge in the fall and back to Campbell River in the spring.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Duties of the position include but not limited to the following:
Unfortunately, pets cannot be accommodated.
How to apply:
Please apply with resume and at least 3 professional references to:
Phil Bergman at email@example.com
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Sep 15 2020 ID: 57494